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Issued by The National Weather Service
Detroit, MI
3:51 pm EST, Tue., Dec. 8, 2009
... STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM WEDNESDAY TO 1 AM EST THURSDAY...
A STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM WEDNESDAY TO 1 AM EST THURSDAY.
* DURING THE STORM WARNING... PLAN ON THE STRONGEST SUSTAINED WINDS OF UP TO 42 KNOTS FROM THE SOUTHEAST TO OCCUR AROUND 9 AM EST WEDNESDAY. GUSTS OF UP TO 52 KNOTS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE. LOOK FOR THE LARGEST WAVES OF UP TO 27 FEET TO OCCUR AROUND 10 AM EST WEDNESDAY.
REFER TO THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR GREATER DETAIL.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
A STORM WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 48 TO 63 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. RECREATIONAL BOATERS SHOULD REMAIN IN PORT... OR TAKE SHELTER UNTIL WINDS AND WAVES SUBSIDE. COMMERCIAL VESSELS SHOULD PREPARE FOR VERY STRONG WINDS AND DANGEROUS SEA CONDITIONS... AND CONSIDER REMAINING IN PORT OR TAKING SHELTER IN PORT UNTIL WINDS AND WAVES SUBSIDE
 

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Here is the Marine Forecast.....

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE FRIDAY
NIGHT...
.TODAY...NORTHEAST STORM WIND TO 50 KT BECOMING NORTH. SNOW.
WAVES 14 TO 18 FT.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST GALES TO 45 KT BECOMING WEST TO 30 KT. SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 14 TO 18 FT.
.THURSDAY...WEST GALES TO 35 KT INCREASING TO GALES TO 40 KT.
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 14 TO 18 FT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST GALES TO 40 KT. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 14 TO 18 FT.
.FRIDAY...WEST GALES TO 45 KT. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
12 TO 16 FT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST GALES TO 40 KT. WAVES 10 TO 14 FT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FT.

Looks like I won't be able to put the 14'er in until Friday night, when the waves subside to 10-14'. I don't like to fish in waves that are taller than the boat is long:D
 

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Not to hijack this thread, but did anyone else see the Captian Sig fish sticks type product in the frozen food section? I know money is good to have but a tough crab boat captain peddling formed, breaded fish chunks? I smell a downward sprial the likes of American Chopper coming on!
 
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